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KR The Kroger Co. monthly Stock Chart
The Kroger Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E14.20 EPS (ttm)2.05 Insider Own0.50% Shs Outstand938.13M Perf Week-1.52%
Market Cap27.30B Forward P/E12.60 EPS next Y2.31 Insider Trans-1.41% Shs Float933.18M Perf Month-11.79%
Income- PEG2.32 EPS next Q0.58 Inst Own79.20% Short Float1.44% Perf Quarter-17.06%
Sales115.34B P/S0.24 EPS this Y3.30% Inst Trans-0.01% Short Ratio1.62 Perf Half Y-4.67%
Book/sh7.22 P/B4.03 EPS next Y5.62% ROA- Target Price34.90 Perf Year-21.62%
Cash/sh0.34 P/C84.78 EPS next 5Y6.12% ROE- 52W Range28.29 - 38.67 Perf YTD-15.37%
Dividend0.48 P/FCF189.58 EPS past 5Y15.33% ROI- 52W High-24.76% Beta0.77
Dividend %1.65% Quick Ratio0.30 Sales past 5Y5.00% Gross Margin22.40% 52W Low2.86% ATR0.65
Employees431000 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q5.50% Oper. Margin- RSI (14)35.68 Volatility1.80% 2.14%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.10 EPS Q/Q-9.50% Profit Margin- Rel Volume0.98 Prev Close29.26
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.76 EarningsMar 02 BMO Payout15.80% Avg Volume8.32M Price29.10
Recom2.40 SMA20-2.34% SMA50-9.26% SMA200-11.22% Volume8,183,635 Change-0.55%
Mar-23-17Upgrade RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform → Outperform $37
Mar-07-17Downgrade Northcoast Buy → Neutral
Dec-14-16Upgrade Piper Jaffray Underweight → Neutral $28 → $34
Dec-02-16Downgrade Pivotal Research Group Buy → Hold $38 → $35
Sep-23-16Initiated Barclays Equal Weight $33
Sep-12-16Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $46 → $40
Sep-07-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $39 → $37
Jul-26-16Upgrade Goldman Neutral → Buy
Jun-23-16Upgrade Hilliard Lyons Neutral → Buy
May-03-16Initiated Sun Trust Rbsn Humphrey Neutral $39
Mar-04-16Reiterated Pivotal Research Group Buy $46 → $44
Mar-04-16Downgrade Macquarie Neutral → Underperform
Feb-12-16Initiated Stifel Buy $45
Dec-18-15Initiated Wells Fargo Outperform
Dec-14-15Reiterated Argus Buy $43 → $45
Dec-07-15Upgrade Northcoast Neutral → Buy
Dec-04-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $43 → $46
Dec-04-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $45 → $48
Oct-28-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $41 → $43
Sep-14-15Reiterated Argus Buy $42 → $43
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Mar-23-17 01:33PM  52-Week Company Lows
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Mar-22-17 10:00AM  Perspective Needed: Nervousness Remains, But One Day Doesn't Tell Entire Story
Mar-21-17 11:30AM  Grocery Shopping Is About To Change Dramatically at Forbes
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07:00AM  Shipt Expands Harris Teeter Grocery and Alcohol Delivery in North Carolina Marketwired
Mar-20-17 05:04PM  Target brings in grocery leader from Kroger at
03:55PM  Kroger names two new presidents as former exec heads to Target at
02:41PM  Target hires grocery veteran to recharge its food division
02:19PM  Kroger Names Joe Grieshaber President of Fred Meyer Stores, Dan De La Rosa President of Columbus Division PR Newswire
02:15PM  Target names Kroger veteran Jeff Burt new grocery chief
08:15AM  Post Earnings Coverage as Kroger's Q4 Top-line Grew 5.5% Y-o-Y to Beat Market Estimates Accesswire
Mar-19-17 07:31PM  Amazon's Latest Move in Grocery Is Nothing New at Motley Fool
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02:00PM  Is History Repeating Itself at Kroger?
Mar-17-17 02:00PM  Here's how many of Kroger's Louisville employees will take early retirement deal at
09:06AM  Dollar Generals Sales Comps Turn to Growth in Fiscal 4Q16
Mar-16-17 03:30PM  Kroger's Michigan Division Ratifies Agreement with UFCW Local 876 PR Newswire
07:54AM  Kroger Faces Pitfalls In Deal With Uber at Forbes
Mar-15-17 09:23AM  If we have too many grocery stores, what does the future look like for Publix and Kroger? at
Mar-14-17 04:05PM  Kroger analyst tells clients to sell stock at
02:19PM  Kroger to Participate in TAG's Spring Consumer Conference PR Newswire
10:00AM  Update - Kroger's Participation in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Consumer & Retail Tech Conference Cancelled Due to Weather PR Newswire
Mar-13-17 04:04PM  Fitbit, Kroger Dive into Mondays 52-Week Low Club
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07:38AM  Kroger Approves New $500 Million Repurchase Plan
07:37AM  Caseys Downgrade: Why Northcoast Was Disappointed in Its 3Q17
07:36AM  RBC Capital Downgrades CASY after Weak Fiscal 3Q17 Results
07:00AM  Ralphs/Food 4 Less Supports Olive Crest With $25,000 Donation PR Newswire
Mar-12-17 10:40AM  Has Walmart Finally Created the Endless Shopping Aisle? If So, Amazon Should Be Worried
Mar-10-17 10:36AM  Dollar General to Post Strong 2016 Top Line Compared to Peers
09:40AM  Should Value Investors Pick Kroger (KR)?
06:55AM  Kroger rival to offer home delivery in Greater Cincinnati at
06:40AM  Today's Top Supply Chain and Logistics News From WSJ at The Wall Street Journal
Mar-09-17 06:08PM  Wal-Mart is Hammering Rival Retail Stocks at Motley Fool
03:49PM  Kroger to Participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Consumer & Retail Tech Conference PR Newswire
02:55PM  Kroger's Board Approves $500 Million Share Buyback Program
02:47PM  Grocery chain Kroger's board approves new $500 million share buyback program at MarketWatch
02:40PM  Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend, Approves Incremental $500 Million Share Repurchase Program PR Newswire
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10:59AM  52-Week Company Lows
10:33AM  [$$] Grocery Heavyweights Expand Delivery Services at The Wall Street Journal
07:00AM  Take an early tour of Krogers new Corryville store: PHOTOS (Video) at
Mar-08-17 04:25PM  Kroger stock views are down one day, up the next. Local experts make sense of it. at
11:46AM  The Walmart e-Commerce Story Has Begun
Mar-07-17 04:16PM  Kroger analyst cuts outlook on companys stock prospects at
02:51PM  Kroger developing $60 million distribution center at
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10:36AM  Kroger Stock Slides 4% after Its Fiscal 4Q17 Results
09:07AM  Kroger downgraded by Northcoast
09:06AM  Analyst Actions after Krogers Fiscal 4Q17 Results
07:36AM  Krogers Fiscal 4Q17 EPS Falls 7% as Deflation Hits Margins and Comps
Mar-06-17 04:05PM  Kroger details expansion of home delivery service at
02:45PM  Hundreds of Kroger employees take voluntary buyout offer at
11:34AM  There's a Fierce Food Fight Happening in the Grocery Store Industry and Costco Is a Victim
11:15AM  Kroger's 13-year winning streak just ended and its a warning sign for the entire grocery industry
10:36AM  Deflation, Competition Break Krogers 52-Quarter Comps Growth Streak
09:07AM  Analyzing Krogers Fiscal 4Q17 Sales Performance
07:37AM  Fiscal 4Q17 Key Takeaways: Kroger Beats on Revenue and Earnings
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Mar-05-17 10:57PM  Why Kroger Stock Keeps Dropping
Mar-04-17 10:40AM  Walmart Takes a Hatchet to Its Grocery Prices as It Declares War on Aldi and Kroger
Mar-03-17 12:56PM  Kroger: Losing Its Edge? at
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Mar-02-17 09:42PM  Edited Transcript of KR earnings conference call or presentation 2-Mar-17 3:00pm GMT
06:01PM  Kroger: A Tough Climb Ahead
04:55PM  Kroger (KR) Q4 Earnings Meet Estimates, Decline Y-o-Y
04:32PM  Kroger execs explain why impressive sales streak ended at
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02:30PM  Kroger Reports Earnings Beat; But Comps Outlook Is Underwhelming at Investopedia
01:48PM  [$$] Sales Drop Ends Kroger's 13-Year Quarterly Growth Streak at The Wall Street Journal
01:01PM  Grocer Kroger ramps up home delivery tests with Uber as online competition heats up at CNBC
12:33PM  Kroger Reports Lower 2016 Earnings
11:43AM  Price war triggers Kroger's first same-store sales drop in 13 years
11:41AM  Price war triggers Kroger's first same-store sales drop in 13 yrs
11:27AM  Stocks Slide as Rally Runs Out of Steam; Snap Makes Trading Debut
10:12AM  Kroger sees 4Q profit fall, but meets forecasts
10:10AM  Why Comparable Sales Are Dragging Kroger Down
10:04AM  At Kroger, technology is changing the grocery shopping experience at MarketWatch
09:50AM  King Soopers parent Kroger ends 13-year same-store sales streak at
09:34AM  Kroger (KR) Posts In Line Q4 Earnings, Guides FY 2017
09:00AM  Kroger's industry-leading sales streak ends at
08:38AM  Stock Rally Slows as Futures Flounder Around Flatline
08:34AM  Kroger CFO: We've experienced deflation again this quarte...
08:00AM  Kroger shares rise after earnings beat at MarketWatch
07:55AM  Kroger quarterly same-store sales widely miss expectations
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07:45AM  Kroger Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results PR Newswire
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The Kroger Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the United States. It also manufactures and processes food for sale in its supermarkets. The company operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; multi-department stores provide general merchandise items, such as apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, toys, and fine jewelry; and price impact warehouse stores offer grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. The company's marketplace stores comprise full-service grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty departments, and perishable goods, as well as general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys. It operates under the banner brands, such as Kroger, Ralphs, Fred Meyer, King Soopers, etc., as well as Simple Truth and Simple Truth Organic brands. As of January 30, 2016, the company operated 2,778 retail food stores, including 1,387 fuel centers; 784 convenience stores; and 323 fine jewelry stores and an online retail store, as well as franchised 78 convenience stores. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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Foley Todd AVice President and TreasurerMar 03Sale29.5311,000324,83223,714Mar 06 10:34 AM
MCMULLEN W RODNEYChairman of the Board & CEOFeb 27Option Exercise14.14120,0001,696,2002,478,704Feb 28 12:30 PM
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HJELM CHRISTOPHER TExecutive Vice PresidentDec 07Sale33.2515,120502,755240,433Dec 08 11:07 AM
VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerDec 05Sale32.9414,106464,70856,722Dec 06 09:55 AM
RUNDE JAMES ADirectorNov 22Option Exercise11.5510,000115,50091,673Nov 23 11:05 AM
BEYER ROBERT DDirectorNov 09Option Exercise11.5510,000115,500226,062Nov 10 11:27 AM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentSep 15Sale31.0531,000962,550130,857Sep 16 09:34 AM
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MCMULLEN W RODNEYChairman of the Board & CEOMay 02Option Exercise9.97120,0001,196,4002,371,336May 04 01:57 PM
SARGENT RONALDDirectorApr 08Option Exercise11.5510,000115,50074,240Apr 11 10:33 AM
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DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHExecutive Vice PresidentApr 06Option Exercise14.1410,000141,350228,583Apr 07 03:27 PM
DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHExecutive Vice PresidentApr 06Sale39.0010,000390,000218,583Apr 07 03:27 PM
VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerApr 06Sale38.7512,000465,00070,665Apr 07 03:27 PM